Isn't Wasn't Ain't

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Isn't Wasn't Ain't
📅 Released17 July 1993[1]
🎙️ Recorded3 June 1993[1]
⏳ Length63:15 (1993 version)
56:49 (2003 version)
72:51 (2005 version)
🏷️ LabelParodudes
🤑 ProducerKarl Messner
ApologetiX chronology
Isn't Wasn't Ain't
(1993)
Radical History Tour
(1994)

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Isn't Wasn't Ain't is the debut album by Christian parody band ApologetiX, originally released in 1993. The album was re-released in 2003 and 2005.

Track listing[edit]

All parody lyrics written by J. Jackson

  1. "Isn't Wasn't Ain't (In The Bible) - 2:31
    • Parody of "Living Loving Maid (She's Just a Woman)" by Led Zeppelin
  2. "David & Goliath" - 2:29
  3. "Lions" - 3:39
    • Parody of "Signs" by Five Man Electrical Band
    • Later rewritten & re-recorded for Soundproof.
  4. "Patients" - 5:42
    • Parody of "Patience" by Guns N' Roses
  5. "Help Me, Rhoda" - 2:38
    • Parody of "Help Me, Rhonda" by The Beach Boys
  6. "That Daughter" - 4:08
    • Parody of "Black Water" by The Doobie Brothers
    • Later rewritten & re-recorded for Soundproof.
  7. "Little Esther" - 3:03
  8. "Don't Try (To Hide) - 4:17
    • Parody of "Don't Cry" by Guns N' Roses
  9. "I Found The Answer There" - 2:56
    • Parody of "I Saw Her Standing There" by The Beatles
    • Later rewritten & re-recorded for The Boys Aren't Backin' Down as "I Saw The Answer There".
  10. "Be Like David Was" - 4:39
    • Parody of "Feel Like Makin' Love" by Bad Company
  11. "Ain't That A Miracle?" - 4:28
    • Parody of "Pink Houses" by John Cougar Mellencamp
    • Later rewritten & re-recorded for Soundproof.
  12. "God I Like About You" - 2:50
    • Parody of "What I Like About You" by The Romantics
    • Not on 2003 release[1]
  13. "Faith Pt. 2" - 2:37
    • Parody of "Faith" by George Michael
  14. "Christians Doin' Music" - 3:28
    • Parody of "Listen to the Music" by The Doobie Brothers
  15. "What Is & Will Forever Be" - 4:51
    • Parody of "What Is and What Should Never Be" by Led Zeppelin
  16. "In Matthew 9" - 2:22
  17. "Mrs. Protestant" - 3:35
    • Parody of "Mrs. Robinson" by Simon and Garfunkel
    • Not on 2003 release.[1]
  18. "He Really Got Mad (1993)" - 2:52
    • Parody of "You Really Got Me" by The Kinks
    • Later rewritten & rerecorded on The Boys Aren't Backin' Down.
  19. "Love (Ain't Nothin')" - 3:34
    • Parody of "Long Train Runnin'" by The Doobie Brothers
    • Only available on 2005 release.[1]
  20. "Verynice City" - 6:02
    • Parody of "Paradise City" by Guns N' Roses
    • Only available on 2005 release.[1]

Personnel[edit]

  • J. Jackson: Lead vocals, background vocals on "I Found The Answer There"[2]
  • Karl Messner: Guitar, background vocals, lead vocals on "I Found The Answer There"[2]
  • Andy Sparks: Rhythm guitar, background vocals[2]
  • Steve Kayner: Bass[2]
  • Keith Harrold: Drums[2]

Additional personnel[edit]

  • Jo Ann Herdt & Dana Spallinger: Background vocals on "David & Goliath"[2]
  • Gary Hayes: According to lead singer J. Jackson, Hayes supplied "The killer stratospheric Axl Rose impression in the call & response in the final chorus" on "Verynice City".[3]

Production[edit]

  • Produced by: Karl Messner
  • Recorded at: ApologetiX Studios

See also[edit]

  • Parody music

References[edit]

External links[edit]


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